Category Archives: Engineering

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ANNIVERSARY

Thirty years ago, a fresh faced (his description not ours) Engineering Geologist joined Soil Surveys. He is now our Business Manager and Principal Engineering Geologist. We have been around...

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ST HELENA ISLAND INVESTIGATION

Never a dull day drilling for Soil Surveys with a recent project at the St Helena Island National Park, the wildlife and historical landmarks helped making the day trip...

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HOTA GALLERY – HOME OF THE ARTS ON THE GOLD COAST

Soil Surveys Engineering is proud to provide engineering services for the HOTA Gallery project.  This continues our ongoing involvement across the HOTA cultural precinct from investigation through to construction,...

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MYER CENTRE

The year was 1986, Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen was enjoying the final years of his reign as the longest-serving premier of Queensland, Parrammatta Eels are to be become NRL premiers,...

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DAMS

Given the extremes in the climate across the country, as experienced in Queensland from the 1 in 500 yr rainfall and flood event in North Queensland to the extended...

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FOOTING IN ROCK – NO PROBLEMS

Sometimes when we arrive on a site to check out the bearing capacity of the material at the base of footings, there is usually still a fair bit of...

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GOLD COAST THEME PARKS

Soil Surveys Engineering have a long history providing geotechnical engineering services to the Gold Coast Theme Parks, including the two attractions in this newspaper article. We trust that all...

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Soil Surveys- The Foundation of a Successful Project. Every project needs a solid foundation on which to be built and Soil Surveys have been providing geotechnical services to do just that for over 45 years.